fixed income

Dec 02, 2011

multi asset2Investec Asset Management is to launch an emerging market multi-asset strategy aiming to combine specialist debt and equity components into a single fund.

Nov 21, 2011

France_under_microscopeEurope’s fixed income managers are increasingly going underweight France, according to a sector review by Standard and Poors (S&P), in addition to Italy and Spain.

Nov 17, 2011

Wheat field1T Rowe Price has launched a European high yield bond strategy, the second addition to the its fixed income offerings for investors in Europe, the Middle East and Asia this year.

Nov 16, 2011

Bond_indicesState Street Global Advisors (SSGA) is launching two fixed income funds based on an alternative-weighted index designed to measure company strength.

Nov 15, 2011

Vanguard_AM_logoUS fund manager Vanguard Asset Management has continued the expansion of its London office with two appointments to its investment teams.

Nov 14, 2011

RiskPension scheme risk transfer deals are likely to reach a record by the end of the year, according to Hymans Robertson.

Nov 14, 2011

GlobalisationPimco, famous for its fixed income business, has launched the Pimco GIS Credit Absolute Return Fund targeted at “investors seeking a global, diversified strategy that is focused on absolute return and not constrained by a benchmark”.

Nov 10, 2011

Euro sign1Concern over Italy's finances is reaching fever pitch as yields on ten-year Italian bonds exceeded 7%, a dangerous and unsustainable level that piles weight on the country's heavy debt burden.

Nov 09, 2011

ETFOctober was the best month so far this year for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with $26.5 billion (€19 billion) of inflows, according to BlackRock's monthly report.

Nov 02, 2011

Globalisation is the topic for our asset management CEO roundtable this year. What does the increasing importance of clients in new and emerging markets mean for investment management businesses? Chief executive officers discuss implications for brand, service quality, and business models.